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SVC TechCon 2017

60th Annual Technical Conference

  • April 29-May 4, 2017
  • Providence, Rhode Island
  • Rhode Island Convention Center

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TechCon 2017 General Info

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SVC TechCon 2017 accepted papers for the technical program at the 60th Annual Technical Conference that focus on the materials and processes utilized in the vacuum coating industry. 

TechCon participants come from all facets of the Vacuum Coating industry: manufacturers, suppliers, end users, researchers, managers, development engineers, educators and students. The program scope spans from fundamental aspects and innovative ideas all the way to manufacturing finished products.

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Why should you attend?

We look forward to innovating with you!

SVC Foundation Golf Tournament
The Society of Vacuum Coaters Foudation will be "teeing" off the 2017 60th Annual SVC TechCon while hosting their annual "Team Challenge" Golf Tournament.

Triggs Memorial Golf Course

May1st / Tee Time 10am/ $200.00 per golfer

Fee includes 18 holes, cart, two drinks, a chance to win incredible prizes, transportation from the Omni Hotel

Format  Best ball, sign up as an individual golfer, include your handicap and be assigned to a foursome or sign up as a foursome.

Club rentals available 

Transportation is provided. Please meet in the lobby of the Omni Hotel at 9:00 a.m.

SVCF sponsorship opportunities available

  • $1500.00   Platinum,  Sponsor both the 5k fun run and the golf tournament
  • $1000.00 Tournament sponsor includes entire course signage, corporate logo golf gifts, and company recognition during the SVC award ceremonies
  • $500.00   Drink ticket Sponsor 
  • $300.00  Challenge Hole Sponsor (4 available)
  • $ 200.00 Hole Sponsor 


For information on sponsorship opportunities, contact Caitlin Mathey at

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